Barely Acoustic is a Long Island based acoustic cover duo, comprised of Tommy Tbone (Guitar & Vocals) and Gina Marie Bilardi (Vocals).

This dynamic team has been seen rocking out all over Long Island for over 8 years, and HUNDREDS of performances. They have 'taken the stage' at numerous venues such as the Paramount of Huntington, multiple vineyards/breweries on the north fork such as Martha Clara Vineyard and Jamesport Farm Brewery, to beach clubs and yacht clubs, fire island hot spots, trendy gastropubs, Library concerts, intimate private parties in the Hamptons, to large wedding ceremonies in some of Long Island's accalimed catering halls. Since their inception in 2013, Barely Acoustic has become a sought after act for many of Long Islands beloved establishments.

Known for their rich rock vocals and tight harmonies, Barely Acoustic provides a song list that compliments their rock, pop, and country influences. Ranging from the 50’s era to some of today’s radio hits, Tom and Gina work to build setlist that will give their audiences a sense of nostalgia, as well as excitement to hear the songs we all know and love re-imagined and arranged for an acoustic setting. 

At any given Barely Acoustic performance you will be treated to a wide variety of music consisting of powerhouse artists such as Janis Joplin, Pat Benatar, Adele, Michael Jackson, Stevie Nicks, Amy Winehouse, Jefferson Airplane, Billy Joel, Melissa Etheridge, Lynrd Skynrd, Carrie Underwood, Elvis Presley, BonJovi, Beyonce, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Maroon 5, Etta James, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Stealers Wheel, Lady Gaga, Pink, Whitesnake, to feel good songs of The Beatles, John Denver, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Garth Brooks, Hootie & The Blowfish, James Taylor, The Indigo Girls, Bob Marley, Marshall Tucker Band, Tom Petty, Tracey Chapman, Zach Brown Band, Van Morrison, and many more!


If you are interested in booking with Barely Acoustic for your venue or special event, send an email to or call directly at 516-526-1109. 

         Check us our on the official Janis Joplin Instagram, as we were given a shout out for our rendition of Bobby McGee! Very exciting!                                       >


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